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We are two curious humans on a journey to explore the wild west that is Immersive Technology (otherwise known as the XR industry). Through virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality and more, immersive technologies are transforming the human experience. Where did it all begin? How far have we come, and how will we tackle the many challenges ahead? We are on a mission to better understand the technology, research, theories, and humans behind this fascinating and world-changing industry. We'll talk with people from many walks of life who are helping shape our collective future and explore this emerging reality together. Through deep conversations with these pioneers, we hope to inspire innovation and spread awareness and education so that we may build a more enlightened and equitable future.

We are two curious humans on a journey to explore the wild west that is Immersive Technology (otherwise known as the XR industry). Through virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality and more, immersive technologies are transforming the human experience. Where did it all begin? How far have we come, and how will we tackle the many challenges ahead? We are on a mission to better understand the technology, research, theories, and humans behind this fascinating and world-changing industry. We'll talk with people from many walks of life who are helping shape our collective future and explore this emerging reality together. Through deep conversations with these pioneers, we hope to inspire innovation and spread awareness and education so that we may build a more enlightened and equitable future.
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United States

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We are two curious humans on a journey to explore the wild west that is Immersive Technology (otherwise known as the XR industry). Through virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality and more, immersive technologies are transforming the human experience. Where did it all begin? How far have we come, and how will we tackle the many challenges ahead? We are on a mission to better understand the technology, research, theories, and humans behind this fascinating and world-changing industry. We'll talk with people from many walks of life who are helping shape our collective future and explore this emerging reality together. Through deep conversations with these pioneers, we hope to inspire innovation and spread awareness and education so that we may build a more enlightened and equitable future.

Language:

English

Contact:

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Episodes

Reality Quest Ep4 | Pervasive Play with Evie Powell

11/11/2019
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In this episode, we jump right into the "blender of life" with Evie Powell on building pervasive experiences that cross the traditional boundaries of screens and play in games. We dig into what it means to craft experiences that are more naturally intuitive. The conversation also focuses on measures we can take to help build a healthier future enhanced by technology that helps instead of hinders us. If you want to learn more about Evie and more of her amazing work, go check out her Twitter...

Duration:02:32:33

Reality Quest Ep3 | Life and Learning with Mat Chacon

10/28/2019
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This week, we kick back with Mat Chacon, the CEO & co-founder of the team behind Rumi, Doghead Simulations(https://www.dogheadsimulations.com/). During the conversation, we explore how VR is transforming and enabling new ways to learn together and from afar, as well as his visions of a life innately integrated with enhanced reality tech. We also veer off into lots of fun tangents on life and culture, so if you just wanna hear more of the XR-specifics, skim over the first half of the episode....

Duration:02:35:03

Reality Quest Ep2 | The Overview Effect with Tom Furness

10/14/2019
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This time we're joined by Tom Furness, the "grandfather" of VR. We begin our journey in the early days of space exploration amid a growing international arms race and the path which led him to create the first virtual interface for pilots. During our conversation, we explore how his experiences guided him in his lifelong mission to build a healthy foundation for the growth of XR into the future. You can find out more about Tom's latest endeavors or support his non-profit Virtual World...

Duration:01:36:25

Reality Quest Ep1 | Creating Connection Through Virtual Reality with Katie Kelly

9/30/2019
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Our Journey begins! We take the red pill and wade deep into the waters of social experiences in virtual reality with help from our guest Katie Kelly, the Program Owner for AltspaceVR(https://altvr.com/) at Microsoft.

Duration:01:23:39